Budgeting 101 for College Students
Setting up your first budget now that you’re away at school
College is where you set yourself up for success in the real world, and a big part of that success is going to involve managing your money effectively. Financial stability is essential if you want to reach your goals. It also keeps you sane and helps you avoid stress and stress-related health problems. So you want to start doing things in college that help you create a financially stable world now.
The first step involves budgeting. You can learn the basics in Budgeting Made Easy, but as a student, you have some unique concerns that you only face while you’re in school. This section covers those concerns so you can make an effective budget that works for your current lifestyle.